Araneiform
Araneiform \Ar`a*ne"i*form\a. [L. aranea spider + -form.] (Zo["o]l.) Having the form of a spider. --Kirby. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • araneiform — ar·a·ne·i·form …   English syllables

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